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Köttigite-Parasymplesite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Köttigite-Parasymplesite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Köttigite-Parasymplesite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 37857
Mineral:Köttigite-Parasymplesite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Sprays of bluish-gray köttigite-parasymplesite crystals (a.k.a blue legrandite) on matrix with botryoidal brown smithsonite. The köttigite and parasymplesite form a solid solution series and composition varies within crystals so they are both species.
Overall Size:5x3x2 cm
Crystals:3 mm
Status: For reference only
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